As a homeowner, you have so many important responsibilities to focus on at all times. You need to handle all your finances in a timely and efficient manner, keep the house stocked with plenty of groceries, ensure that everything inside your home is functioning properly, and keep everything clean. That’s already a ton of work and responsibility — but you’re forgetting something: your landscape.

Why Does Landscaping Matter?

Focusing on your home’s interior is important, but your property likely extends far beyond the inside of your home. You need to make sure that your lawn is well-cut and healthy, spend time in your garden ensuring your plants and flowers look great, and get rid of anything that might be negatively impacting your property’s look and value.

Take a look at your front and back lawn right now. Do they look clean and healthy? If you have a few trees surrounding your home, some of them might be obstructing your view or causing even more issues — that’s where tree removal services come in.

Some trees can help a property look great and can even boost a home’s value, but unkept trees or those that grow too large can cause some serious issues. Tree removal services can help quickly and efficiently get rid of any unwanted trees and significantly improve the look and feel of your property.

So when is it time to have a tree removed?

You can have any tree removed for any reason, but there are a few signs that you should be aware of that will help you know when you should really have a tree removed:

  • Twigs are located near the ends of branches without living buds.
  • Heaving soil at the base of the tree trunk.
  • Dead or hanging branches in the upper crown of the tree.
  • Mushrooms or other fungi growing at the base of the tree trunk.
  • Chipped or peeling bark and significant cracks in the tree trunk.
  • Cavities in the tree trunk or large scaffold branches

Keep in mind, even a beautiful tree will eventually decline. So as long as you’re monitoring your landscape and regularly taking a more in-depth look at your trees, you should be able to keep your property looking great. If you’re in need of quality tree removal services, give A-1 Tree Service and Stump Removal a call right away.